On this day: April 24

Published On: Apr 22 2013 04:13:17 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 24 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

The Library of Congress is established, spaceflight claims its first human casualty, the Unabomber kills his last victim, and South Korea clones a puppy, all on this day.

OTD April 24 - Sue Grafton
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1940: Author Sue Grafton, best known as the author of the "alphabet series" ("'A' Is for Alibi," etc.) detective novels featuring private investigator Kinsey Millhone, is born in in Louisville, Ky.

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